“Still Standing After All the Tears” wins 1st place!
It is an honor that more than two years after “Still Standing After All the Tears” was published, it is still being recognized!! I was thrilled to win first place in a category. This was an awesome email to receive:
It is with great pleasure to announce that you have been selected as a Book Excellence Award Winner for the following book and category:
Book Title: Still Standing After All the Tears
Category: Addiction and Recovery
There were hundreds of entries from around the world and your book was selected for its high quality writing, design and market appeal.
Founded by Literary Excellence Incorporated, the Book Excellence Awards recognizes authors from all backgrounds and genres, providing them with the opportunity to celebrate their achievements in releasing their book. Receiving a Book Excellence Award is a tremendous honor that represents the hard work, dedication and commitment that went into creating a book. Books that have received a Book Excellence Award have been recognized for their high quality design, writing and overall market appeal.
Valerie Silveira is an Award-Winning Author, Empowerment Coach, International Speaker and Beast slayer. Through the devastation of losing her daughter over and over to the addiction Beast, and finally losing her to a senseless murder, Valerie empowers others to stand up and fight for their lives. She is the creator of Nine Actions to Battle Your Beast and the Still Standing Sisterhood membership program. Valerie uses her books and Sisterhood to guide women in their quest for happiness, peace, and purpose. She builds up women of courage who stand strong against any Beast in their lives.
Until her death in August 2016, Valerie chose to call her daughter Jamie, “Jordan.”